Katrin Pieper

Katrin Pieper studied Translation at the University of Leipzig and specialised in Audiovisual Translation. After graduating, she worked as a subtitler for opera, documentaries and films, before continuing her career as a translation project manager for MTV and other TV channels. Since 2011, she has been living in Portugal, where she works as a freelance subtitler and translator, as well as a German professor, at the Faculty of Arts of the University of Coimbra. Currently, she is focused on writing her doctorate thesis on the censorship of subtitling in the Estado Novo in Portugal, at the same faculty.